Hacker Career Advice

Switching Careers Is Tough

Finding a new gig is hard. Switching careers is harder and the odds are stacked against you:

But, there are ways to position yourself favorably:

If you can’t convince people that you’re into development and will actively seek to learn more about it, no one will call you back.

So yeah, it’s going to be tough. But, I’d argue that suffering a job that saps your spirit is worse than chasing something you really like.

If you want to switch careers, then you’re going to have to try and try and try and never stop trying until someone takes a chance on you.